Portland, Ore. – Winterhawks alumni Skyler McKenzie (2013-18) signed a professional contract with Västerviks IK in Sweden today.
The 23-year-old spent the first three seasons of his professional career with the Winnipeg Jets organization, totaling 131 games with the Manitoba Moose, the club’s American Hockey League affiliate.
During his tenure in the Rose City, McKenzie published 212 points in 282 games. He was selected by the Jets in the seventh round (#198 overall) in the 2017 NHL Draft.
The Portland Winterhawks begin their 46th season of play on October 1 and will host Seattle on October 2 for the team’s home opener.
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